Archive for June, 2012

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang

Day 3 Friday 22nd June 2012 
Conditions on Jiulong Lake (Nine Dragons Lake) were ideal when the 2012 Ski Nautique 200 CB pulled Seo Nana (KOR) on her first pass in the ten women trick finals. Fifth off the dock Saaya Hirosawa (JPN) improved on her first round performance with 3020 points as did 8-year old Aaliyah […]

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang 2012

 In the women’s wakeboard last chance qualifiers (LCQ) Apassom  Akaraisayaporn (THA) and Tantanasorn Chaiyabood (THA) along with Lee Sunjoo (KOR) and Srirasin Khamklom (THA) all made it through to the semi-finals.

In the men’s LCQ with Alex Yoong opting out it was Wan Ka Choi (HKG), who topped the list of five riders in Heat 1 […]

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang Day 1

Women’s wakeboard preliminaries went according to seedings with the top two in each of the four heats advancing to the semi-finals. Scores of the winners of each heat Miko Asai, (JPN) Duan Zhenkun (KOR), Chen Lili (CHN) and Sasha Christian(SIN) were all fairly similar making the semi-finals something to really look forward to.
First […]

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang 2012

The competition got underway today 20th June 2012 commencing with Wakeboard preliminaries

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang 2012

A spectacular opening ceremony, in a purpose built 18,000 stadium, with the most amazing stage that accomplished all sorts of contortions, kicked off the start of the 3rd Asian Beach Games in Haiyang, Shandong Province, China on Saturday 16th June 2012.
The audience was addressed by Sheik Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah President, Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)and […]

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang China

Preparations are well underway for the start of the 3rd Asian Beach Games in Haiyang, Shandong  Province, China, some 90 minutes drive from the 2008 Olympic Sailing Centre in Qingdao.
13 sports will be competing during the Games between 16th and 22nd of June 2012 for some 49 gold medals
Waterskiing was included in the 2nd […]